Jenner Headlands Preserve’s Shaded Fuel Break Project Tour
September 25 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sonoma County Forest Conservation Working Group, Member Brook Edwards, Sonoma Coast Regional Director for The Wildlands Conservancy, managing the preserve for 12 years.
Jenner Headlands Preserve in Duncans Mills, CA.
We will enter on the Duncans Mills side of the park through a private, locked entrance. Please meet just north of the Duncan Mills General Store along the line of Monterey Cypress trees. Please carpool. We will drive into the forest and high clearance four-wheel drive is needed. Note: We will not meet at the Jenner Headlands Preserve parking lot on CA-1 in Jenner.
About the site: 100 acres of Shaded fuel break and 50 acres of prescribed burn
About the project: Shaded fuel break project began in 2013. In 2018, they began maintaining the break with prescribed fire.
Our outing: A tour of our shaded fuel break, showing the results of three different treatment types and prescribed burn. Read more about the project in this project description: JHP SFB workshop project summary 050419.
What to bring: Snacks, water, sun protection, hiking apparel.
Maximum capacity: 30